Archives for "Social sciences"
January 10, 2014 2:04 pm
In Bates talk, anthropologist Lynch ’89 to share lessons from a factory’s reliance on elderly workers
Caitrin Lynch ’89, author of a book studying a factory whose workers are a median age of 74, gives a talk based on her research on Jan. 13.
January 6, 2014 2:06 pm
Bates will live-stream the keynote address and the annual Benjamin Elijah Mays Debate with Morehouse College.
December 20, 2013 3:09 pm
Co-written by anthropologist Danny Danforth, a study of children’s evacuation campaigns during the Greek Civil War has received a prestigious book prize.
December 6, 2013 2:36 pm
“What I was doing to create a dance stemmed from fieldwork that was anthropological and choreographic,” says Colleen Fitzgerald ’14, who choreographed “Intricate Glances Will Meet Here.”
December 3, 2013 12:47 pm
A Bates-directed archeological project in the Shetland Islands has won an environmental award from the Shetland government and environmental organizations….
November 13, 2013 8:08 am
Senior weaves extraordinary family history with investigative look at Germany during Holocaust, and now
Rachel Baumann discusses her grandparents’ travails during the Holocaust, and offers insights into wartime history and the roles of humanity and faith, on Nov. 15.
November 8, 2013 3:34 pm
The Bates College lecture series “Byzantium and Islam: Art, Poetry and Sound at the Crossroads of the Mediterranean Sea” resumes Nov. 14.
November 7, 2013 2:54 pm
University of Maine Professor of Law David Owens and conservationist Colin Apse discuss freshwater sustainability measures, environmental law and the Penobscot River Restoration Project at Bates on Nov. 11.
November 7, 2013 11:32 am
A forum on youth homelessness in Maine and a talk by a leading climate change activist take place a day apart in presentations at Bates College.
October 30, 2013 3:41 pm
Economics and politics faculty helped demystify Washington’s recent troubles in an Oct. 23 panel presentation.